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An Executive Summary of Thomas Piketty's 'Capital in the Twenty-First Century'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history
A full executive summary of 'Capital in the Twenty-First Century' by Thomas Piketty. This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Paul Krugman's 'End This Depression Now!'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee's 'The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
Economic Fundamentals
By Hercules Bantas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
The flow of money is only a part of the story of the science of economics. This study guide explains, in clear and easy to understand terms, some of the more complex concepts that make up the foundation of economic theory. It makes clear concepts such as scarcity, factors of production, the production possibility frontier, marginal costs and benefits, and comparative and absolute advantage.
The P2P Mode of Production
By Grupo Cooperativo de Las Indias
Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013 by Level Translation. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Big industries have given us an ever-greater capacity to communicate and to produce goods. But, the more we use this capacity, the less we need big industries. This has thrown whole sectors of the economy into crisis. The answer to the crisis is understanding that knowledge is the new secret to success -- not secretive, proprietary knowledge, but knowledge that is shared openly in the commons.
Natural Law and the Theory of Economic System Fluidity
By David Mint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The debate between the merits of capitalism and socialism has once again moved from the quiet halls of academia to the forum of public discourse. While these competing economic systems choose differing means, they both strive to achieve the same end: A stateless utopia on earth.
What is Money? A Quest to Answer the Question of the Ages
By David Mint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
What is money? Much of one's adult life is spent gathering and protecting what they believe to be money. Given the inordinate amount of time spent by humans trying to obtain money, is it sufficient to simply define it by the name of a national currency? The premise of this book is that it is not, and the ability to correctly answer the question is what will determine the very fate of mankind.
Microeconomics Simplified without charts
By Douglas Marchbanks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Many students are put off economics by charts and diagrams that may seem like spaghetti. This book simplifies the concepts to permit anyone to absorb the basics of microeconomics.